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How Emiliano Sala just not at Standard up

It differed not much or crashed Emiliano Sala played in our league.

Emiliano Sala © Belga Image

The first season of Emiliano Sala from Nantes, in 2015/16, it is moderate. Thirty-one matches, six measly goaltjes. That is very little.

But it is enough to get the attention of Olivier Renard and Standard, who are looking for a replacement for Ivan Santini, who went to the Stade Malherbe is left of Caen, the ex-club of Emi.

The transfer of the Italian-Argentine to Sclessin is until the last seconds of the zomermercato in the pipeline, but by the time the end not. The Rouches focus of the weeromstuit on two other profiles, which is also well worth the effort: Orlando Sá and Ishak Belfodil.

This winter, crossed the roads of Santini and Sala each other again. According to that first one at least, that in La Dernière Heure confirms that the Buebirds of Cardiff wavered between two players with a similar profile. But it is in fact Emiliano in Wales to sign a contract for three years and a half, for an amount of approximately eur 17 million.

Although he is at first reluctant is the opposite of the idea to go to a team with the degradatiezone flirt, decision Salagol yet to fulfill his dream to pursue in the English first-class to play.

“He talked not so much about, but it is not difficult to guess that it was a championship that was him up’, whispers Karim Fradin, who in a English stay should rejoice in the period 1999-2003 at Stockport County.

Mid-January was the transfer completed by Willie McKay, an influential but controversial real estate broker, against whom in the past have been several court cases ran. The clan-McKay, which also included his sons Jackand Mark are, organized the flight from Nantes to Cardiff. His involvement and his responsibility in this tragedy were all raised by the entourage of Emiliano Sala.

Read the full in memoriam of Emiliano Sala in our +zone, or in Sport/Voetbalmagazine of Wednesday 14 February.

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